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Fort Bridger Rendezvous 2018
Gates open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. August 31 to September 3rd, 2018
Gate fees $5.00 per person 12 and up / Children 11 and under are Free
The Fort Bridger Mountain Man Rendezvous is a mountain man rendezvous in celebration of the Fur Trade Rendezvous Era that occurred in the Rocky Mountains between 1825-1840. It is one of the largest mountain man gatherings in the nation.
Fort Bridger Mountain Man Rendezvous, held annually the first weekend of September at Fort Bridger Wyoming, this Mountain Man Rendezvous is an experience your family will be sure to remember for years. Come and experience historic Fort Bridger at its best!
Admission for the general public is $5.00 for everyone 12 years and up. State regulations prohibit alcohol consumption. Dogs are welcome, however, please review the dog policy before bringing your dog(s) as violators will be fined. Remember you are on a State historic site which is under the direction of Wyoming State Parks Division.
Individuals who wish to be authentically dressed should adhere to the following guidelines:
NOTE: Authentic Dress is required for campers in the Primitive Camp and traders.
- All visible clothing must pre-date 1840 for the Fort Bridger Mountain Man Rendezvous. These items include:
- Hats & Bonnets
- Shirts & Blouses
- Jackets & Coats
- Weapons (all kinds)
- Women must be wearing period dresses, or a blouse and skirt.
- Prescription glasses are acceptable. Sun glasses are not allowed.
If you have a questionable item, please contact the FBRA (Fort Bridger Rendezvous Association).
Meet the 2018 Fort Bridger Rendezvous Board
2018 Board Members / Park Superintendent
(Front Row Left – Right) Dottie Shell, Kim Hall, Heather Shell- Booshway, Shalayne Hunziker- Segundo, Nancy Turner – Secretary
(Second Row Left) – Right) Eugene Fowles- Chairman, Darin Peck, Monty Bullock, Jeff Malan
(Third Row Left) – Right) Mike Larsen, Dale Carpenter, Dave Turner, Mike Chatelain,
Chris Floyd- Park Superintendent, Ralph Mair – Not pictured